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The Taipei Performing Arts Center was designed by OMA. Photo: Chris Stowers/© OMA

Taipei Performing Arts Center: 2023 Works of Wonder

OMA embraced Taipei’s “appetite for experiment”


Responding to what Rem Koolhaas has described as “a city with an appetite for experiment,” OMA has combined three innovative theaters—including the spherical Globe Playhouse—into one flexible complex, the futuristic forms of which are lifted off the ground to allow for a landscaped plaza.

View the entire 2023 WOW List, which is featured in AD’s Star Power issue. Never miss an issue when you subscribe to AD.